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Flying at last

By | May 21, 2022

I have added a few pics to the Gallery page from today up Little Haldon. Although the breeze was onto the slope, there were few decent thermals about but flying and meeting up was still very enjoyable. 400 to 500 feet was about the limit today. Once Monday’s rain has passed through the rest of… Read More »

e-Duster Maiden Flight – At Last

By | May 11, 2022

After two years intermittent building, The time had come to take the plunge and give my e-Duster (from a Chris Williams plan) a maiden flight. I was hoping our field would have been little less gusty Tuesday but as rain was forecast for today, I decided to go for it. The Duster was quite sensitive… Read More »

Glider Day April 24th is cancelled

By | April 23, 2022

Hi all, unfortunately we have decided to cancel this Sunday’s event due to unfavourable conditions. As OMFC is holding their monthly aero-tow next Sunday we will not use it as our reserve date. Our next event at LH is scheduled for 15th May, and Electric Fly In, no aero-tow. Regards John H NB Club meeting… Read More »

2022 Events update

By | April 11, 2022

Our events calendar has been amended. 17th April DGD is now the 24th. We forgot the 17th was Easter Sunday. Also added.  2nd and 3rd July …..Dartmoor 2 Day Glider Cross Country organised by the Meon Valley Club

2022 Events

By | April 5, 2022

Hi all, The 2022 Aerotow and Electric Glider events have been added to our website events page. We are currently checking how to get involved with the BMFA Centenary ‘World Record Flying’ event on May 15th. I have also taken the opportunity to update the website banner to use the one from our last newsletter… Read More »

Website 2022 update

By | February 1, 2022

Its time for a 2022 facelift (Our webpage before I get a stream of personal comments). If anyone would like their pride and joy shown on our home page, Just email a photo or two. Robert

BMFA Site Permit for Little Haldon

By | December 28, 2021

Just to make members aware that the BMFA Site Permit for Little Haldon has been loaded on the Club Documents page. The permit specifies a maximum height of  operations at 1500 Ft agl and a Maximum Take Off Mass of 25Kg. For your convenience click on this link to view: BMFA Site Permit